I have really adored my time in the RAP program and there will be many things I will miss in the Coconino Forest! The Beauty in a Snowy Work Day This Little Lizard Always Visiting Me When I Had to Work Office Days Playing Tetris with Rocks (It's...

Driving Forest Service UTVs requires training and license within the Coconino National Forest These are photos from my UTV ROHVA training course. It was very daunting at first when I got behind the wheel. UTVs don't move in the same way that cars move, and you...

In my time at Coconino National Forest, I have become skilled in some really cool power tools. Crosscut in Action, Crosscuts are used for bucking and felling. Bucking is removing downed trees while felling is taking down standing trees. I am certified class A bucking sawyer for...

As wild as it sounds, It is a natural occurrence, not a cause of concern. I never knew it snowed until I drove up to my work site and there was snow on the ground. I couldn't believe it. The high desert can reach extreme heats in...

(This is an older video from Feb 2023) https://youtu.be/wfWZTFryhN4 I am really lucky to have this opportunity to work with the Forest Service and grateful for Environment for the Americas seeing my potential and supporting me. I work in Coconino National Forest. Specifically, in the Red Rock...

At the top of the mountain! Can say I hiked superstition mountain in TEVAS, do not recommend it. We had a fun time hiking up Superstition mountain. I personally moved here from somewhere in California that was 10' elevation to moving here and hiking up 5000,...

We work through, sunshine, rain, and fog. No matter the weather, our sites come with very beautiful views. https://youtu.be/Hy0bWVgX3yA South Rodeo Beach. This is where we pull erharta grass. Although ice plant is here, we leave it so erharta doesn't have any room to grow. We...

https://youtu.be/1oIL60mjito CC: Hi everyone, I'm Keitreice. I am a new intern and my position is Habitat Restoration with an emphasis in Tennessee Valley. I am originally from Sacramento, I moved to Camarillo for 5 years for college, and then back to Sacramento for a year. I...